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2012-04-11 Barclays Arena-LIRR rail yard work creates a daily relentless barrage of billowing dust into residential neighborhood

Location: 
620 Atlantic Ave various locations Vanderbilt rail yards
When: 
April 11, 2012 - 7:21am
311: 
185401193

2012-04-11 Barclays Arena-LIRR rail yard work creates a daily relentless barrage of billowing dust into residential neighborhood, a now daily relentless barrage of billowing dust clouds into residential neighborhood from rail track work; this is dust only the first set of track work running from Vanderbilt Ave entrance to 6th Ave into the arena on the north side of the rail yard set to switch from south side May 28th, then the same track work with the associated impacts continue.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZCNTINm3pRg
02:06 @ 7:21 am billowing clouds of dust trail over the entire length of rail yard
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7SCocDYUHtw
01:09 8:02am billowing clouds of dust drift a new direction north across 7 lane Atlantic Ave towards Ft. Greene residential neighborhood
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=58edP3CpOS0
08:15am more billowing clouds of dust drift a new direction north towards Ft. Greene residential neighborhood

Severity
The nature of the threat posed by the incident or impact.
People: 
Extended community
Frequency: 
Ongoing
Impact: 
Public health